COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019

Editorial: Change in North Cowichan cannabis shop policy only makes sense

The existing rules make no sense unless the goal is prohibition.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Daylight Savings Time on the chopping block, but what about income tax?

Perhaps B.C. should get with the times and undo these wartime policies

Sod-turning at Cowichan Hospice House joyful occasion
Lake Cowichan mayor, council determined to keep town water supply safe
'Blisk' brings all the passion of the Slavic/ Balkan countries with their songs and dances
Sierra Compton and Sharai Cooper share top spot in Duncan Has Talent

Thanks to good care, able to say happy birthday

when it comes to the crunch it still works

  • Jul 10, 2019

Transition from fossil fuels needs more than lip service

Instead our natural resources are all sold and profits sucked out of Canada

  • Jul 10, 2019

Editorial: 6% an unacceptable tax increase

It’s important to keep in mind that it’s still really early in…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Panhandlers small fry next to big banks

They charge ridiculous fees for every breath of air you consume in their presence.

  • Jul 8, 2019

From the bleachers — the six mountain forest debate

Authentic dialogue means different perspectives are allowed to present.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Idling cars, lawnmowers, weed whackers and other noise pollution

My plea is directed at those individuals who do not work but occupy and own homes.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Horgan flip-flops: contaminated soil landfill to remain in Shawnigan

Consultation suggests a dialogue, yet the Ministry has completely ignored our concerns

  • Jul 8, 2019

5.92% tax increase not affordable

The police station can be accommodated with a 2.1 per cent reduction in other spending.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Taxpayer funded childcare too expensive

You debt-ridden taxpayers need to sit down with a financial consultant

  • Jul 8, 2019

Applaud council for work towards forestry strategy

Council supported collaboration with UBC, 3Green Consulting, and the Coastal Douglas Fir Partnership

  • Jul 8, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

Drivesmart column: Reflections on holiday weekend traffic

I’ve just recently completed a round trip from Vancouver Island to the West Kootenays

  • Jul 7, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

Alistair MacGregor column: Unelected, unaccountable Senate blocks key legislation passed by House of Commons

It’s fair to call it the chamber of partisan political appointments

  • Jul 6, 2019

Sarah Simpson column: Overcoming obstacles, and murderous millipedes

I feel like an inordinate number of my columns have to do…

T.W. Paterson column: 1960s Victoria waterfront was a ship lover’s dream

To load the lumber and other cargoes were the Ross Carriers

  • Jul 6, 2019